Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe reveal today more content about the story with two new characters and details about the online mode of Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory.
Hackers in the Digital World are divided into groups with different objectives. Some will cooperate whilst others fight each other to destroy the dimensional barriers and invade the real world. The largest hacker group, “Zaxon”, will strongly fight to protect the Digital World. One member, Jimmy Ken, is unsatisfied with the management so decided to create his own group called “Demons”. Confusion reigns in the Digital World especially with this mysterious hacker named K who wants to chase the criminal who is hunting for your account.
In Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory players will be able to battle against each other with Digimon they have trained. The Network Battle experience has also been enhanced. Rank Battle mode has pre-determined rules and rating points. Event Battle rules will change every 2 weeks. This special mode won’t affect players’ score but will reward players’ with items. In the Free Rule Battle, players will be able to create a room with its own rules and invite up to 8 friends. The coins earned from Rank and Event Battle modes can be used in the Coin Shop to purchase accessories to equip your Digimon or change the appearance of your character in the online mode.
Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Hacker’s Memory will be available physically and digitally for the PlayStation 4 and digital only for the PlayStation Vita early 2018.